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Area TriStar Health Hospitals to Celebrate National Wear Red Day in...

NASHVILLE, TN — Newborns will receive special red receiving blanket to raise awareness about women’s heart health. Who: Newborns at area TriStar Health hospitals including,...

Protect Our Care Bus Stops in Music City

  NASHVILLE, TN – Like a touring country band, the Care Force One bus pulled into Centennial Park in Nashville October 24 and set up...

Nashville Launches Large-Scale Health Assessment

NASHVILLE, TN — Metro Public Health Department (MPHD) and NashvilleHealth are launching the Nashville Community Health + Well-being Survey, a foundational, county-wide survey of the...

Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donors

NASHVILLE, TN — An emergency blood shortage is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an urgent call for eligible donors of all blood...

Cease and Desist Letters Delivered to Attorney General Herbert Slatery

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN – Health care advocates met outside the office of Attorney General Herbert Slatery III last Friday to deliver hundreds of...

Vanderbilt Study on the Health of Minority Men and Boys

NASHVILLE, TN — Men in the United States tend to have more privilege, wealth and career success than women, yet they lead shorter and...

U.S. Spends Too Much on Healthcare Not Enough on Social Benefits

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — You can’t escape taxes.  You can’t escape death either but where you live determines how long you will live. A...

Dr. Jordan Says HIV Can be Prevented

By Clare Bratten NASHVILLE, TN — Despite medicine that can prevent it, HIV still spreads due to secrecy and shame in the Black community, according...

Metro Public Health Department Offers Special Flu Shot Clinic Friday as...

  NASHVILLE, TN — The Metro Public Health Department is taking part in a state-wide effort to make it easier to get the best protection...

Minorities Wait for Kidney Transplants

By Clare Bratten NASHVILLE, TN — Contradicting fears and myths about kidney transplants is critical for Dr. Clarence Foster, Surgical Director of Organ Transplant for...

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